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C. F. Chickering

Piano Manufacturer

Centurion, 1859–1860s

Full Name Charles Francis Chickering

Born 27 January 1827 in Boston, Massachusetts

Died 23 March 1891 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Proposed by Charles P. Daly and James M. Sanderson

Elected 4 June 1859 at age thirty-two

Archivist’s Note: He likely resigned or was dropped from the rolls between 1860 and 1864.